Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 45 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.78% 5.37% 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 6.83% 12.07% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 75 41
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +25.00% +28.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £29,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £48,750 £62,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 659 555 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.38% 44.47% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 468 478 462
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Staffordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Cisco in Staffordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Staffordshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +25 14 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Tamworth +6 13 £20,500 -56.84%
Burton-upon-Trent +6 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Cannock +4 7 £30,000 -20.00%
Stafford -4 1 £20,500 -51.76%
Lichfield -23 1 £27,500 -21.43%
Cisco
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 29 (64.44%) Firewall
2 28 (62.22%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (48.89%) CCNA
3 22 (48.89%) LAN
4 19 (42.22%) WAN
5 18 (40.00%) HP
6 16 (35.56%) MPLS
7 15 (33.33%) CCNP
7 15 (33.33%) Windows
8 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.89%) Fortinet
9 12 (26.67%) Skype for Business
9 12 (26.67%) Structured Cabling
9 12 (26.67%) Skype
9 12 (26.67%) Juniper
9 12 (26.67%) Motorola
10 8 (17.78%) VMware
11 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (15.56%) ITIL
11 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
12 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
12 6 (13.33%) WLAN
12 6 (13.33%) Wireless
13 5 (11.11%) Project Management
13 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
13 5 (11.11%) Apple
13 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
13 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
13 5 (11.11%) Mitel

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) Firewall
2 22 (48.89%) LAN
3 19 (42.22%) WAN
4 16 (35.56%) MPLS
5 12 (26.67%) Skype
5 12 (26.67%) Structured Cabling
6 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (13.33%) Wireless
7 6 (13.33%) WLAN
8 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.44%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.44%) SAN
9 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.44%) VoIP
10 1 (2.22%) Internet
10 1 (2.22%) Network Security
10 1 (2.22%) SNMP
10 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Administrator
2 12 (26.67%) Network Administrator
3 10 (22.22%) Network Specialist
4 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Trainee
7 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Server Support
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (4.44%) Customer Acquisition
5 2 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.22%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) Presales
6 1 (2.22%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (48.89%) CCNA
3 15 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (11.11%) CCENT
5 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
5 4 (8.89%) MCSE
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (6.67%) CCSA
7 1 (2.22%) MCP
7 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) HP
2 13 (28.89%) Fortinet
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Juniper
3 12 (26.67%) Motorola
4 8 (17.78%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) Apple
5 5 (11.11%) Mitel
5 5 (11.11%) Virgin Media
6 3 (6.67%) Meraki
6 3 (6.67%) NetApp
7 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.22%) Veeam